2016 Prudential RideLondon 100 for UNICEF
Taking place on 31 July 2016, Prudential RideLondon 100 is a cycle like no other. Starting in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the 100 miles race takes place exclusively on closed roads, weaving through the iconic streets of London and into Surrey’s stunning countryside. Sounds good, doesn’t it? We are supporting Unicef UK to help...
Safety campaign aims to keep cyclists safe
The Royal Borough is concerned about the number of collisions between cyclists and the opening doors of stationary vehicles. Eleven per cent of all cyclist casualties in the Borough between 2012 and 2015 were in collision with another vehicle’s opening door. In an effort to reduce these figures the Council have launched a new...
Are you car door aware?
We will soon be rolling out a brand new poster campaign raising awareness of the dangers of car doors opening into the path of approaching cyclists. “Car dooring” of cyclists in Great Britain rose to almost 600 reported incidents in 2011. Between 2012 and 2015 in Kensington and Chelsea there have been 64 cyclists who have experienced unwanted...
Cycling together to the Cycle Revolution
The Cycle Revolution Exhibition is on at the Design Museum until 30 June 2016. The exhibition is a celebration of the bicycle as a form of exercise, a means of transport or a way to carry goods. Bikeminded has organised an evening led ride from Hyde Park to the Design Museum to see the exhibition...
New Year Mystery Ride
Our friends from ibikelondon have organised a mystery night ride to help beat those January blues. If you are looking to cycle with friendly people, at a relaxed pace and with the beats of funky tunes, this ride is for you! Date: Friday 15th January Meeting: 7pm BFI Southbank, next to Waterloo Bridge SE1...
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Season’s Greetings from the Bikeminded team! Keep a look out for cycling Santa as he delivers all his presents tomorrow night! Thank you for supporting our campaign. We will see you in 2016 with more cycling initiatives.
Nightmare Before Christmas Ride
Our friends from ibikelondon have organised a thrilling Nightmare before Christmas ride in central London. Feel free to dress up in your most bizarre, scary or outrageous Christmas costume! Date: Saturday 19 December Meeting: 1pm BFI Southbank, next to Waterloo Bridge SE1 8XT. Ride leaves at 1:30pm Level: Easy-Family The route is...
Win tickets for Cycling Revolution Exhibition
Bikeminded visited the Cycling Revolution Exhibition, which is on at the Design Museum until 30 June 2016. The exhibition is a celebration of what the bicycle and cycling represent for different people, from being a form of exercise, a means of transport or a way to carry goods. There is something for every taste on...